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Fluorapatite from
Tilly Foster Iron Mine, Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA

Classification
Species:Fluorapatite
Comments:Found as small, transparent green crystals; large crude crystals have been reported associated with hornblende. As grayish-white crystals in serpentine; also as an anhedral half inch pale green mass embedded in chondrodite
Habit:prismatic
Colour:white, green
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Januzzi (1976) Mineral Localities of Connecticut & Southeastern New York State
(Breidenbaugh, 1873) (Dana, 1874) (Januzzi, 1966, 1989) (Manchester, 1931) (Trainer, 1938) (Whitlock, 1903) (Nightingale, 2001)
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fluorapatite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tilly Foster Iron Mine, Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Fluorapatite
4.6km (2.9 miles) A Interstate 84 road cuts, Brewster, Southeast Township, Putnam Co., New York, USA
7.4km (4.6 miles) B Mc Collum Mine (Croton Magnetic Iron-ore Mines), Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA
13.2km (8.2 miles) C Western Connecticut State College, Danbury, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
16.5km (10.2 miles) D Danburite type locality, Danbury, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
17.7km (11.0 miles) E Casey Quarry (Ridgefield pegmatite), Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
21.3km (13.3 miles) F Brookfield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
21.6km (13.4 miles) G U. S. Route 7 Expressway (Danbury line to Iron Works District), Brookfield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
24.1km (15.0 miles) H Fillow Quarry (Branchville Quarry; Branchville Mica Mine; Smith Mine), Branchville, Redding (Reading), Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
24.2km (15.0 miles) I Sky Ridge railroad cut, Hawleyville, Newtown, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
25.9km (16.1 miles) J Biermann Quarries (Bethel quarries) and tourmaline ledge, Bethel, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
29.4km (18.3 miles) K Philips Mine (Philips Pyrite Mine; Anthony's Nose Pyrrhotite Mine), Anthony's Nose, Philipstown Township, Putnam Co., New York, USA
31.1km (19.4 miles) L Rockside Quarry (Mine Hill Quarry), Mine Hill (Ore Hill), Roxbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
32.1km (19.9 miles) M New England Mining Company Quarry (Roebling Mine; Hewitt's Mine), Upper Merryall, New Milford, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
33.1km (20.5 miles) N Kyanite locality (Judds Bridge locality), Washington, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
37.6km (23.4 miles) O Old Mine Plaza construction site, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
38.0km (23.6 miles) P Old Mine Park (Lane’s Mine of Trumbull; Lane's New Stratford mine; Hubbard Mine; Long Hill Mine; Old Tungsten Mine), Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
39.2km (24.4 miles) Q East Village pegmatite, Monroe, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
39.3km (24.4 miles) R Nonnewaug River Industrial Park, Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
39.7km (24.7 miles) S Curtis Quarry (Southford Quarry; Southford pegmatite; Southbury rose quartz quarry; Bridgeport Woodfinishing Co. Quarry; Hulls Hill), Southford, Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
40.7km (25.3 miles) T Bradley Mine, Town of Tuxedo, Orange Co., New York, USA
42.2km (26.2 miles) U Greenwood mine (Patterson mine), Town of Tuxedo, Orange Co., New York, USA
50.7km (31.5 miles) V Morris Dam Quarry (East Morris Dam), Morris, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
53.9km (33.5 miles) W Blue Stone Quarry, Waterbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
54.0km (33.5 miles) X Waterbury Road quarry, Thomaston, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
56.8km (35.3 miles) Y Town Farm Road, Litchfield, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
57.6km (35.8 miles) Z Thomaston Dam railroad cut, Thomaston Dam, Thomaston, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
58.4km (36.3 miles) 0 State Route 8 and State Route 118 interchange, Harwinton, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
61.3km (38.1 miles) 1 West Torrington nickel mines (Coe Copper Mine; Hodges Mine; Barber Mine; Torrington Nickel Mine), Torrington, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
64.1km (39.8 miles) 2 Mountain Top Trucking quarry, Torrington, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
67.6km (42.0 miles) 3 Rhein property, Amity, Town of Warwick, Orange Co., New York, USA
68.4km (42.5 miles) 4 Interstate 95 and George Washington Bridge Lower Level roadcut, Fort Lee, Bergen Co., New Jersey, USA
70.6km (43.8 miles) 5 Atlas Quarry (Empire Quarry), Pine Island, Town of Warwick, Orange Co., New York, USA
72.0km (44.7 miles) 6 Pfizer Company Marble Quarry (New England Lime Co. quarry; NELCO quarry; Specialty Minerals Inc.; Minerals Technologies Inc.; Canaan Limestone Quarry; Connecticut Lime Company; Canaan Lime Company; Lewis Quarry), Canaan, North Canaan, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
78.7km (48.9 miles) 7 McAfee Quarry, McAfee, Vernon Township, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
81.1km (50.4 miles) 8 Durham, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
81.8km (50.8 miles) 9 Windsor Quarry (Winsor Quarry), Rudeville, Hardyston Township, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
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